A republic in central Africa, east of NIGER, west of SUDAN and south of LIBYA. Its capital is N'Djamena.
Species of the genus MASTADENOVIRUS associated with respiratory and enteric infections in primate hosts.
Abnormal cardiac rhythm that is characterized by rapid, uncoordinated firing of electrical impulses in the upper chambers of the heart (HEART ATRIA). In such case, blood cannot be effectively pumped into the lower chambers of the heart (HEART VENTRICLES). It is caused by abnormal impulse generation.
Ear-shaped appendage of either atrium of the heart. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Agents that prevent clotting.
Occasions to commemorate an event or occasions designated for a specific purpose.
Control which is exerted by the more stable organizations of society, such as established institutions and the law. They are ordinarily embodied in definite codes, usually written.
Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.
Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.
It is a form of protection provided by law. In the United States this protection is granted to authors of original works of authorship, including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works. This protection is available to both published and unpublished works. (from Circular of the United States Copyright Office, 6/30/2008)
Protective measures against unauthorized access to or interference with computer operating systems, telecommunications, or data structures, especially the modification, deletion, destruction, or release of data in computers. It includes methods of forestalling interference by computer viruses or so-called computer hackers aiming to compromise stored data.
The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.
The state of being free from intrusion or disturbance in one's private life or affairs. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, 1993)
Computer processing of a language with rules that reflect and describe current usage rather than prescribed usage.
Organized activities related to the storage, location, search, and retrieval of information.
The hollow, muscular organ that maintains the circulation of the blood.
Behavior which may be manifested by destructive and attacking action which is verbal or physical, by covert attitudes of hostility or by obstructionism.
Social structure of a group as it relates to the relative social rank of dominance status of its members. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
The organ of sight constituting a pair of globular organs made up of a three-layered roughly spherical structure specialized for receiving and responding to light.
The purified, alkaloidal, extra-potent form of cocaine. It is smoked (free-based), injected intravenously, and orally ingested. Use of crack results in alterations in function of the cardiovascular system, the autonomic nervous system, the central nervous system, and the gastrointestinal system. The slang term "crack" was derived from the crackling sound made upon igniting of this form of cocaine for smoking.
Country located in EUROPE. It is bordered by the NORTH SEA, BELGIUM, and GERMANY. Constituent areas are Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten, formerly included in the NETHERLANDS ANTILLES.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.
Assistance, such as money, food, or shelter, given to the needy, aged, or victims of disaster. It is usually granted on a temporary basis. (From The American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)
Inland bodies of still or slowly moving FRESH WATER or salt water, larger than a pond, and supplied by RIVERS and streams.
A republic in central Africa lying east of CHAD and the CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC and west of NIGERIA. The capital is Yaounde.
Calamities producing great damage, loss of life, and distress. They include results of natural phenomena and man-made phenomena. Normal conditions of existence are disrupted and the level of impact exceeds the capacity of the hazard-affected community.
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
A group of metabolic disorders primarily of infancy characterized by the subacute onset of psychomotor retardation, hypotonia, ataxia, weakness, vision loss, eye movement abnormalities, seizures, dysphagia, and lactic acidosis. Pathological features include spongy degeneration of the neuropile of the basal ganglia, thalamus, brain stem, and spinal cord. Patterns of inheritance include X-linked recessive, autosomal recessive, and mitochondrial. Leigh disease has been associated with mutations in genes for the PYRUVATE DEHYDROGENASE COMPLEX; CYTOCHROME-C OXIDASE; ATP synthase subunit 6; and subunits of mitochondrial complex I. (From Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p850).
Method of making images on a sensitized surface by exposure to light or other radiant energy.
A family of extremely venomous snakes, comprising coral snakes, cobras, mambas, kraits, and sea snakes. They are widely distributed, being found in the southern United States, South America, Africa, southern Asia, Australia, and the Pacific Islands. The elapids include three subfamilies: Elapinae, Hydrophiinae, and Lauticaudinae. Like the viperids, they have venom fangs in the front part of the upper jaw. The mambas of Africa are the most dangerous of all snakes by virtue of their size, speed, and highly toxic venom. (Goin, Goin, and Zug, Introduction to Herpetology, 3d ed, p329-33)
Venoms from snakes of the genus Naja (family Elapidae). They contain many specific proteins that have cytotoxic, hemolytic, neurotoxic, and other properties. Like other elapid venoms, they are rich in enzymes. They include cobramines and cobralysins.
An aromatic perennial plant species that has been used to treat migraines, arthritis, and as a febrifuge. It contains TANNINS, volatile oils (OILS, ESSENTIAL), and sesquiterpene lactones, especially parthenolide.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more professional individuals.
The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.
A game in which a round inflated ball is advanced by kicking or propelling with any part of the body except the hands or arms. The object of the game is to place the ball in opposite goals.
A general term encompassing three types of excision of the external female genitalia - Sunna, clitoridectomy, and infibulation. It is associated with severe health risks and has been declared illegal in many places, but continues to be widely practiced in a number of countries, particularly in Africa.
Persons fleeing to a place of safety, especially those who flee to a foreign country or power to escape danger or persecution in their own country or habitual residence because of race, religion, or political belief. (Webster, 3d ed)
The rights of women to equal status pertaining to social, economic, and educational opportunities afforded by society.
Somalia is located on the east coast of Africa on and north of the Equator and, with Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, and Kenya, is often referred to as the Horn of Africa. It comprises Italy's former Trust Territory of Somalia and the former British Protectorate of Somaliland. The capital is Mogadishu.
A series of actions, sometimes symbolic actions which may be associated with a behavior pattern, and are often indispensable to its performance.
Deliberate maltreatment of groups of humans beings including violations of generally-accepted fundamental rights as stated by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted and proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 217 A (III) of 10 December 1948.

Caregiver behaviors and resources influence child height-for-age in rural Chad. (1/65)

The purpose of this study was to identify caregiver characteristics that influence child nutritional status in rural Chad, when controlling for socioeconomic factors. Variables were classified according to the categories of a UNICEF model of care: caregiving behaviors, household food security, food and economic resources and resources for care and health resources. Sixty-four households with 98 children from ages 12 to 71 mo were part of this study. Caregivers were interviewed to collect information on number of pregnancies, child feeding and health practices, influence on decisions regarding child health and feeding, overall satisfaction with life, social support, workload, income, use of income, and household food expenditures and consumption. Household heads were questioned about household food production and other economic resources. Caregiver and household variables were classified as two sets of variables, and separate regression models were run for each of the two sets. Significant predictors of height-for-age were then combined in the same regression model. Caregiver influence on child-feeding decisions, level of satisfaction with life, willingness to seek advice during child illnesses, and the number of individuals available to assist with domestic tasks were the caregiver factors associated with children's height-for-age. Socioeconomic factors associated with children's height-for-age were the amount of harvested cereals, the sources of household income and the household being monogamous. When the caregiver and household socioeconomic factors were combined in the same model, they explained 54% of the variance in children's height-for-age, and their regression coefficients did not change or only slightly increased, except for caregiver's propensity to seek advice during child illnesses, which was no longer significant. These results indicate that caregiver characteristics influence children's nutritional status, even while controlling for the socioeconomic status of the household.  (+info)

First nationwide survey of the health of schoolchildren in Chad. (2/65)

Survey data are presented from a nationwide survey of the health of schoolchildren in Chad. The country was stratified into distinct ecological zones based on satellite sensor environmental data. Twenty schools were visited and 1024 children aged between 6 and 15 years were included in the study. The overall prevalence of stunting, underweight, anaemia and goitre was 18.7, 16.5, 25.1 and 23.3%, respectively. Schistosoma haematobium, Schistosoma mansoni and hookworm were the only helminth species found with prevalences of 13.2, 1 and 32.7%, respectively. A greater proportion of boys were stunted, underweight, anaemic and infected with S. haematobium and hookworm than girls. Older children were more stunted, underweight and infected with S. haematobium and hookworm than younger children, but less anaemic. The prevalence of infection showed marked geographical heterogeneity, with hookworm prevalence being highest in the Sudanian and tropical zone, and S. haematobium being most prevalent in the Sahelian zone and the Logone and Chari basins in the west of the country. These data show that there is a high prevalence of helminth infection in Chad, but that treatment for S. haematobium and hookworm should be targeted to different geographical areas.  (+info)

Tolerability of doxycycline monohydrate salt vs. chloroquine-proguanil in malaria chemoprophylaxis. (3/65)

The resistance of Plasmodium falciparum to the chloroquine-proguanil association (C/P) as antimalarial chemoprophylaxis is becoming increasingly common in Africa. Daily oral doxycycline hyclate 100 mg is effective as malaria prophylaxis. But the hyclate salt's adverse effects combined with the capsule's galenic form are incompatible with good chemoprophylaxis compliance. We conducted a randomized group study of 522 French soldiers deployed in Gabon and Chad for 4 months to determine the tolerability of short-term malaria chemoprophylaxis with a 100-mg daily tablet of a monohydrate doxycycline salt compared with a daily C/P capsule. At days 7 and 120, compliance was better in the doxycycline group [respectively 98.5%vs. 73.9% (P < 0.001) and 90.5%vs. 74% (P < 0.001)]. No major event (evacuation, hospitalization) was related to the medications. Epigastralgia, diarrhoea, urticaria, mouth ulcers, sun sensitization and desquamation were significantly more frequent in the C/P group (P < 0.05). There was no statistical difference for malaria incidence, vertigo, nausea and hair loss. These results suggest that doxycycline monohydrate may be safely used in short-term malaria chemoprophylaxis. With the same efficacy as a hyclate doxycycline, doxycycline monohydrate could be a good chemoprophylaxis for short-term travellers at particular risk of C/P resistant P. falciparum malaria.  (+info)

Use of remote sensing and a geographical information system in a national helminth control programme in Chad. (4/65)

OBJECTIVE: To design and implement a rapid and valid epidemiological assessment of helminths among schoolchildren in Chad using ecological zones defined by remote sensing satellite sensor data and to investigate the environmental limits of helminth distribution. METHODS: Remote sensing proxy environmental data were used to define seven ecological zones in Chad. These were combined with population data in a geographical information system (GIS) in order to define a sampling protocol. On this basis, 20 schools were surveyed. Multilevel analysis, by means of generalized estimating equations to account for clustering at the school level, was used to investigate the relationship between infection patterns and key environmental variables. FINDINGS: In a sample of 1023 schoolchildren, 22.5% were infected with Schistosoma haematobium and 32.7% with hookworm. None were infected with Ascaris lumbricoides or Trichuris trichiura. The prevalence of S. haematobium and hookworm showed marked geographical heterogeneity and the observed patterns showed a close association with the defined ecological zones and significant relationships with environmental variables. These results contribute towards defining the thermal limits of geohelminth species. Predictions of infection prevalence were made for each school surveyed with the aid of models previously developed for Cameroon. These models correctly predicted that A. lumbricoides and T. trichiura would not occur in Chad but the predictions for S. haematobium were less reliable at the school level. CONCLUSION: GIS and remote sensing can play an important part in the rapid planning of helminth control programmes where little information on disease burden is available. Remote sensing prediction models can indicate patterns of geohelminth infection but can only identify potential areas of high risk for S. haematobium.  (+info)

Light and electronic observations on Henneguya ghaffari (Myxosporea, Bivalvulida) infecting the gills and intestine of Nile perch Lates niloticus (Pisces: Teleostei) from Chad and Senegal. (5/65)

Henneguya ghaffari Ali, 1999, described for the first time in Egypt, has been found on gills and intestine of Nile perch Lates niloticus L. from Chad and Senegal (Africa). It formed plasmodia which induced lesions of infected tissues. In fresh state, the spore body was ovoid and its size was 11.07 +/- 0.7 (range 11 to 13) x 7.7 +/- 0.4 (range 7 to 8) microm. The length of the caudal appendages was 44.2 +/- 1.7 (42 to 48) microm. The polar capsules were pyriform, of equal size, with the polar filament showing 4 coils, and measuring 3.17 +/- 0.1 (range 3 to 4) x 2.2 +/- 0.1 (range 1 to 2) microm. The total length of the spore was 55.73 +/- 1.7 (range 53 to 61) microm. At ultrastructural level, our results confirm that in Henneguya species, the sporoplasm is binucleate and the pansporaoblast is disporous.  (+info)

Health and equity impacts of a large oil project in Africa. (6/65)

A system of external reviewers was established by the World Bank Group to promote a thorough environmental and health impact assessment for the 3.5 billion US dollars Chad Oil Export Project, based on a loan request from Chad, Cameroon and a consortium of oil companies. The environmental and health assessment process showed evidence of its ability to minimize the number of deaths from malaria, traffic accidents and construction accidents and the occurrence of minor sexually transmitted diseases, diarrhoeal diseases and respiratory diseases; it also probably limited adverse impacts on wildlife and tropical ecology along the pipeline route. However, the system was unable to deal with the larger issues, which included: the intrinsic unsustainability of this kind of extraction project; its eventual contribution to large amounts of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere; the lack of equity in sharing the risks, negative impacts, benefits and decision-making among the various participants in the project; and the possible acceleration of transmission of the AIDS virus into central Africa. Unfortunately, the international panel of experts appointed by the World Bank Group was largely ignored by the project proponents, and had little success in minimizing the most serious impacts or in improving the social equity of the project.  (+info)

Possible illnesses: assessing the health impacts of the Chad Pipeline Project. (7/65)

Health impact assessments associated with large-scale infrastructure projects, such as the Chad-Cameroon Petroleum Development and Pipeline Project, monitor pre-existing conditions and new diseases associated with particular industries or changes in social organization. This paper suggests that illness self-reports constitute a complementary set of benchmarks to measure the health impacts of these projects, and presents data gathered in ongoing household and health service surveys in Ngalaba, a village near a major oilfield in Chad. In an initial 16-week period of weekly data collection, 363 people reported few of the clinically chronic or asymptomatic conditions expected according to health transition theory, and the overall level of illness reporting was low. Illnesses often were described by symptoms or lay diagnoses. Health care practitioners were consulted rarely; when they were, resources for diagnosis and treatment were limited. Clinically acute, short-duration illnesses (e.g. parasitic infections, toothaches, or hernias) were experienced as chronic conditions and were reported week after week. The low levels of illness reporting and lack of clinically chronic conditions are not taken to mean that rural Chadians are healthy. Rather, the patterns of morbidity reflect a particular local ecology in which health services are organized and care dispensed in ways that limit the possibilities for illness in terms of types of illnesses that can be diagnosed and reported, forms illnesses take, and ways in which illnesses are experienced. Illness self-reports are useful adjuncts to "harder" biological measures in HIAs, particularly in the context of large-scale infrastructure projects with explicit development goals. Rather than providing data on the extent to which harm has been mitigated by corporate, state, and donor activities, self-reports show the possibilities of illness in local contexts.  (+info)

Community level risk factors for numbers of landmine victims in Chad and Thailand. (8/65)

STUDY OBJECTIVE: To determine commonalities of landmine victim risk factors in two very different countries. DESIGN AND SETTING: Data on 249 communities in Chad and 530 in Thailand were collected during 2000-2001 as part of the Global Landmine Survey. Community level variables were analysed in a series of Poisson mixture models with number of landmine victims as the dependent variable. Models developed for each country were tested on the other to investigate similarities and robustness of identification of risk factors. MAIN RESULTS: Increased community level risk was associated with population size, closeness to another community with victims, emplacement in the previous two years, blocked water or pasture, and the proximity of unexploded ordnance or anti-tank mines. In Chad, risk factors tended to be more related to identifying communities that had crossed a threshold between near zero and moderate risk; Thailand, factors were more related to increases in victim rates. CONCLUSIONS: Current systems of collecting data on community characteristics and landmine victims can provide meaningful risk factor information. Remediation approaches that focus on blockage of important resources and areas of recent, high intensity conflicts may be the most beneficial in reducing the numbers of victims.  (+info)

UNESCO will bring a preservation project focusing on research and the dissemination of knowledge, the rehabilitation of wetlands and wildlife corridors, and the promotion of sustainable income generating activities to the International Conference on Lake Chad, which will take place in Abuja (Nigeria) from 26 to 28 February.. Known as BIOPALT, the French acronym for biosphere and heritage of Lake Chad, the project will be implemented by UNESCO in partnership with the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC)*, starting on 26 February, as the international conference opens. BIOPALT will be the subject of a roundtable discussion with representatives of UNESCO, the LCBC, political leaders, scientists and representatives of local communities from the Lake Chad Basin.. Funded by the African Development Bank for a period of three years, the project aims to take stock of Lake Chads water and other natural resources alongside socio-economic and cultural factors. It also aims to reinforce local capacities in ...
Dakar/Accra, 23 June 2016 - Massive population displacements and insecurity in the Lake Chad basin are putting livelihoods and food security at high risk. In northeast Nigeria alone, the impact of the conflict on agriculture is estimated at USD 3.7 billion due to livestock losses and reduced agricultural production, destruction of irrigation and farming facilities, and collapse of extension services including veterinary health facilities.. In the affected areas, civilians bear the burden of insecurity. Displaced people lost their assets and most of them rely on the limited resources of host communities, who themselves have suffered from the disruption of agricultural activities and of transhumance flows over the past few years. Staple food prices have also increased, with rises up to 50 to 100 percent reported in some areas of Borno State.. As of June 2016, 4.6 million people are severely food insecure in the Lake Chad basin, of which 65 percent are located in Northeast Nigeria, especially in ...
This study was carried out to identify and assess the water quality of the Chari River. The Chari, 1200 km long, is Chads major water source. Municipal sewage, industrial wastewater discharge, and seasonal run-off from agriculture are regularly fed into the river. Several trace metals such as Cu, Zn, Fe, Ni, Cr, Mn, and Cd, were measured in different sampling stations located along the Chari River at NDjamena in different campaigns from 2008 to 2010. Overall, manganese, zinc, chromium, and copper concentration levels were mainly in the range of the permissible limits prescribed by WHO guidelines (WHO 2011). Nickel, iron, and cadmium concentrations were still high. This preliminary study allowed us to identify the magnitude of toxic pollutants, which are responsible for Chari River water contamination in the study area. This study revealed that urgent measures must be taken to protect the local people from health problems resulting from high concentrations of heavy metals.
FAO is identifiing the need to scale-up again support to the countries of the Lake Chad Basin (Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria) to respond to the immediate needs of the affected population.
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NDjamena (AFP) - Chads government Monday decreed a state of emergency in the flashpoint Lake Chad region Monday, which also straddles Nigeria, Cameroon and Niger and is frequently targeted by Boko Haram Islamists. The announcement came as two female suicide bombers staged a fresh attack on
There are many place names containing the element chad or something similar. In many cases, reference to the early forms of the name suggests that the derivation is not from the name Chad, but from some other word. It is possible that even where a name might reasonably be thought to derive from Chad that the individual is some other of the same name. Hence great caution needs to be exercised in explaining ancient toponyms by reference to St Chad. That being said, a township located outside Ladysmith, Kwa-Zulu Natal is named St. Chads after an Anglican Mission in the area.[21]. One toponym with a good claim to derivation from the saints name is Chadkirk Chapel in Romiley, Greater Manchester, which dates back to the 14th century - although the site is much older, possibly dating back to the 7th century when it is believed St Chad visited to bless the well there. Cameron[22] points out that -kirk toponyms more frequently incorporate the name of the dedicatee, rather than the patron, so there is ...
Join us this week as Chad and Renee welcome Maddie Sullivan from Ex On The Beach to the show to talk about Production, the reunion, and more! Also stay with us because were getting Chads latest thoughts on the newest episode of The Bachelor!. Presented by AfterBuzz TV, Join everyones favorite Bachelor villain every week for real, unfiltered, and funny talk with celebrities, industry personalities, and more! Bachelor Chad brings you dating tips, fitness advice, and business ideas from a true serial entrepreneur. Joined by his co-host Renee Ariel, get ready to laugh now, cry later, and get pumped with real interviews and stories from the inner circles of Hollywoods spotlight. Welcome to the mind of Bachelor Chad. Follow Chad on instagram @RealChadJohnson.. Follow us on http://www.Twitter.com/AfterBuzzTV ...
By Aimé Tamberi Makiméré, Emilienne Soubeiga, Deo Katsuva Sibongwere and Geza Harczi. Aimé Tamberi Makiméré is the President of the Board of Directors, Alerte Santé, a Chad non-governmental organisation and coordinator of the Epicentre research base in Niger.. Sister Emilienne Soubeiga is a general practitioner (medical) and the Director of the Notre Dame des Apotres Health Centre, Ndjamena. Mahamat Bechir, PhD, is the Director of the Chadian CNNTA, National Centre for Nutrition and Food, Ministry of Health, Chad. Deo Katsuva Sibongwere is the Chad Country Medical Coordinator for ALIMA, formerly medical coordinator for MSF.. Geza Harczi is the Operational Medical Manager for the Dakar operational Office of ALIMA, as well as MSF Frances Medical Advisor and Project Manager.. The authors gratefully acknowledge the work and support of the Ministry of Health, the population of Ndjamena, the ALIMA and Alerte Santé staff and the European Commission Humanitarian Office (ECHO), especially the ...
The music group Chari Jazz formed in 1964 and initiated Chads modern music scene. Later, more renowned groups such as African Melody and International Challal attempted to mix modernity and tradition. Popular groups such as Tibesti have clung faster to their heritage by drawing on sai, a traditional style of music from southern Chad. The people of Chad have customarily disdained modern music. However, in 1995 greater interest has developed and fostered the distribution of CDs and audio cassettes featuring Chadian artists. Piracy and a lack of legal protections for artists rights remain problems to further development of the Chadian music industry.[79][80]. Millet is the staple food throughout Chad. It is used to make balls of paste that are dipped in sauces. In the north this dish is known as alysh; in the south, as biya. Fish is popular, which is generally prepared and sold either as salanga (sun-dried and lightly smoked Alestes and Hydrocynus) or as banda (smoked larger fish).[81] Carcaje is ...
Cholera has killed at least 1,200 people in the countries surrounding Lake Chad this year, including Niger, Cameroon, Chad and Nigeria.
The CHADS2 score was 0 in 45.4% of patients, 1-2 in 42%, and 3-6 in 12.6%. During a median follow-up of 60 months, 51% of patients had a recurrence of an atrial tachyarrhythmia (AT). The recurrence rate at 1 year was 34%. The independent predictors of recurrent AT were left atrial diameter (hazard ratio [HR], 1.04 per millimeter) and CHADS2 score (HR, 1.3). The CHADS2 score was predictive of recurrent AT >2 years post-ablation. Only 1% of patients with a CHADS2 score of 0 had recurrent AT >2 years post-ablation. In patients with a CHADS2 score of 3-6 who were free of AT during the first 2 years of follow-up, 64% subsequently had recurrent AT.. ...
The Lake Chad region is currently facing multiple security risks, including livelihood insecurity, climate change and violent conflicts. These risks need to be understood as interlinked and affecting each other. In this report, the Expert Working Group on Climate-Related Security Risks provides a climate-related security risk assessment and options for climate risk management strategies in the Lake Chad region.
Chad is of primordial importance in Nigerias foreign policy consideration for many reasons. In this way, Nigeria has been put in a position where she had to monitor and react to the day-to-day situational fact of the Chadian crisis. Chad might have not been of importance as such had there been no factor of geographical proximity. With the intensification of the war, there has been an atmosphere of insecurity, poverty and economic development in Chad itself, a situation which obliged many Chadian refugees to seek survival in Nigeria. ...
The report provides in-depth market analysis, information and insights into the Chadian insurance industry, including:. • The Chadian insurance industrys growth prospects by segment and category. • Key trends, drivers and challenges in the Chadian insurance industry • The detailed competitive landscape in the Chadian insurance industry. • Detailed regulatory policies of the Chadian insurance industry. ...
In a renewed effort to raise the countrys oil reserves and production, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has entered into partnership with Halliburton , a global service providing company in the oil and gas sector, to realise its search for oil in the Chad Basin.
Traveling to any country poses some risks. Passport Health will help you receive the immunizations, assistance and advice you need for a trip to Chad. Whether youre going to NDjamena, Zakouma or Lake Chad; we are here to help with in-stock vaccinations and personalized travel advice for your trip.
MORE INTERVIEWS: RBC Heritage transcript archive. JOHN BUSH: Wed like to welcome Chad Campbell into the interview room, 4-under par, 67, our current leader here at the RBC Heritage. Chad, got off to a great start and great first round. Comment on how it went.. CHAD CAMPBELL: Yeah, it felt like Ive been playing better here lately. I got off to a great start today; birdied 2 and 4 and 5. Its nice to get off to a good start here. It was a little tricky with the winds, and its always a tough golf course. Pleased about the way I played today.. JOHN BUSH: Talk about your season. Recap it for us.. CHAD CAMPBELL: It hasnt been really that good at all. I havent felt like Ive been that far off, but the results havent been good at all. I feel like Ive been working on the right things and heading the right direction. And the last couple of weeks I started to play a couple of good rounds here and there. And I feel like Im starting to get better.. Q. I know you didnt play this morning, but did you ...
Assistance to Sudanese refugees in Chad. Continued fighting between Sudanese government forces and two rebel movements seeking autonomy for Darfur, keeps pushing more people over the border. UNHCR reported about 18,000 arrived last week, after Sudanese government forces, backed by Arab tribal militiamen on horseback, raided and burned 10 villages. The newly arrived refugees in Chad are being registered by UNHCR. Since Sunday, around 2,000 people have been registered in the villages of Kourbileke, Ogona and Kabrara. A new refugee site was identified by the Government in Yaroungou, to relocate 15,000 refugees from Maro and Danamadji. Médecins sans Frontières reported an average acute malnutrition rate among the children of refugees and of local population in Tine of 15%. WFPs Regional Logistics Officer and an official of the USAID Regional Office in Dakar visited Adré, Farchana and Birak (Eastern Chad) from 23 to 27 January 2004. During this mission, meetings were held with UNHCR officials to ...
In the present study, we addressed the principal issues raised over 5 years of routine usage of the Auto40 flow cytometers which had been implemented in 8 HIV monitoring laboratories throughout Chad. The installation and extended usage of a significant number of Auto40 flow cytometers in Chad also allowed us to assess the performance of these CD4 T cells counters in situations of actual use, across an entire country with harsh climatic conditions and a large geographical territory. This field approach is original, and complements the previous strictly biological evaluations of the analyzers in reference laboratories in Senegal [11], Cameroon [21, 22], as well as recently in Chad [23].. The analyzers were able to function properly regardless of the level of the laboratory, including in level-3 laboratories in health centers. They were even able to function properly in rooms partially exposed to the outside environment, which were not air conditioned, which had widespread dust, and in settings ...
Background: The CHADS(2) score (C, congestive heart failure [CHF]; H, hypertension [HT]; A, age ,= 75 y; D, diabetes mellitus; S-2, prior stroke or transient ischemic attack) is used to assess the risk of ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF). However, its role in patients without documented AF is not well explored. Hypothesis: The goal of the current study was to explore if the incidence of hospitalization with first-ever AF after stroke increased with increasing CHADS(2) score. Methods: We identified 57 636 patients with nonfatal stroke and no documented AF in the Swedish Stroke Register (Riks-Stroke) during 2001-2004 and followed them for a mean of 2.2 years through record linkage to the Inpatient and Cause of Death registers. Cox regression hazard models were used to estimate the relative risk (RR) of new AF following stroke and its association with different CHADS(2) scores. Results: Overall, 2769 patients were hospitalized with new AF (4.8%, 21.7 per 1000 person-years). ...
Lake Chad in Africa spanned over 770,000 square miles in 50,000 B.C., according to Cameroon-based architecture firm Hermann Kamte & Associates (HKA). But over the centuries it has shrunk, dwindling to a mere 1,544 square miles in 2001. HKA hopes to use architecture to regenerate the dying lake, in the form of a desalination and research center called The Forgotten - Dead or Alive.|img src=http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/inhabitat/IvCU/~4/9Wd4rk2gEvk height=1 width=1 alt= /|
Ecological degradation in the Chad Basin has triggered Africas latest humanitarian crisis. Its time, the basin countries looked beyond the excuse of insurgency
NDJAMENA, Chad 17 February 2012 - UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow participated today in the launching ceremony of the national polio...
NDJAMENA, Chad 17 February 2012 - UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow participated today in the launching ceremony of the national polio...
Humanitarian Exchange Magazine http://odihpn.org/magazine/the-humanitarian-consequences-of-violence-in-central-america/ Number 70 October 2017 Special Feature: The Lake Chad Basin: an overlooked crisis? by Humanitarian Practice Network October 2017 The 70th edition of Humanitarian Exchange, co-edited with Joe Read, focuses on the humanitarian crisis in Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin. The violence perpetrated by Boko Haram and the counter-insurgency campaign…
Turning to other areas of the world, Mr. Lowcock said so far in Somalia, famine has been averted while in South Sudan, there was a famine declaration in a couple of counties in Unity state, that affected about 50,000 people earlier in the year, but that situation was brought under control pretty quickly ...
Downloadable! La pauvreté est une réalité très présente au Tchad dont la mesure dans une perspective multidimensionnelle est reconnue de plus en plus comme une nécessité à travers le monde. En se basant sur lapproche des capacités de Sen, lInitiative dOxford pour la pauvreté et le développement (OPHI) a identifié des dimensions de la qualité de vie qui sont jusque-là absentes ou peu considérées dans les enquêtes. Cette étude intègre les instruments de collecte de données sur les dimensions manquantes des données dans une enquête légère auprès des ménages de la ville de NDjaména. Une exploration des données collectées a permis de retenir huit dimensions représentées par douze indicateurs pour conduire une analyse de la pauvreté utilisant les mesures de Alkire et Foster (2009). Létude a montré que la contribution des privations sur les dimensions manquantes à la pauvreté est très importante : la précarité dans lemploi contribue à elle seule au 1/5 de la
Whitney is listening to music in the kitchen when Simone walks in. Simone asks if that is the song that Chad always plays. Whitney remarked that she wouldnt know. Simone says that she always thinks of Chad when she hears that song. Whitney said that she better not let their Mom hear her talking like that since she doesnt want them hanging around Chad. Simone says that she will just have to accidentally run into Chad from now on.Eve walks into the kitchen as Simone is saying this. Eve tells her that she had better not, she told them to stay away from Chad and she meant it. Simone wants to know why Eve gets upset when she hears Chads name. Eve tells her that she is just trying to protect her from a boy who could bring her a great deal of harm.Simone says that she only wants to be his friend, but Eve thinks that she wants a little bit more than that. Simone tries to get TC to talk to Eve about Chad, but TC agrees with Eve. He then tells the girls to get their things so that they could go to the ...
In the present investigation we show that CHAD, a relatively abundant noncollagenous protein in cartilage extracellular matrix, interacts with β1 integrins on bovine chondrocytes. This interesting finding identifies CHAD as a candidate for mediating signals between the chondrocytes and the cartilage matrix.. CHAD is a member of the LRR protein family (35). Among other members in this family are the small cartilage proteoglycans biglycan, decorin, fibromodulin, and lumican. These proteoglycans are all known to interact with collagen (18, 41, 47), but it is not known if CHAD interacts with collagen or other matrix molecules.. Chondrocyte adhesion to CHAD was partially inhibited by a rat polyclonal antibody against β1 integrin. Species differences between cells and antibodies may explain why the inhibition was not total. Alternatively, other receptors than β1 integrins may also be involved in the adhesion to CHAD. We found that adhesion of chondrocytes to CHAD was dependent on Mg2+ or Mn2+ but ...
The Chadian Civil Society has announced that they would not work with state institutions including the Electoral Commission. They also announced they would go ahead with a peace march slated for April
The Chadian phosphorus-manganese deposit occurs in the late Sinian Doushantuo Formation. The orebearing sequence consists of black phyllite, a phosphorite ore sequence, a manganese ore sequence, and dolostone. Phosphorite ores are divided into four types: psammitic, pelletal, micritic, and fine- grained crystalline phosphorites. The manganese ores, immediately overlying the phosphorite ores, consist of manganese carbonate (rhodochrosite) and P- bearing manganese oxide, both having pelletal and oolitic structures.Chemical analyses show that phosphorite ores contain from 7.6 to 14.1 percent P, 0.3 to 6.7 percent Mn, and 0.6 to 0.9 percent organic carbon; manganese ores contain 11.3 to 24.2 percent Mn, 0.1 to 5.7 percent P, and about 0.4 percent organic carbon.The occurrence and composition of the ore-bearing sequence indicate that phosphorite and manganese carbonate formed in a transition zone between reducing (euxinic) and slightly oxidizing depositional environments. Deposition in relatively ...
20 January 2005. From 6-18 January 2005, 8 cases of meningococcal disease have been reported from Brejing, Treijing and Farchana refugee camps in northern Chad (see previous report).. Four cases have tested positive for Neisseria meningitidis W135 by latex test. The WHO Collaborating Centre, Institut de Médecine Tropicale du Service de Santé des Armées (IMTSSA) has confirmed the W135 serogroup by culture.. The International Coordinating Group (ICG) on Vaccine Provision for Epidemic Meningitis Control has provided 178,000 doses of trivalent vaccine for a mass vaccination campaign. WHO, UNHCR, UNICEF, Médecins sans Frontières-Holland and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) are working with the Ministry of Health, Chad to implement other emergency control measures, including case management and surveillance in other camps and neighbouring districts.. ...
Tourism is minimal in Chad, one of Africas poorest countries. Two areas have recently been designated UNESCO World Heritage sites. We ask desert researcher Stefan Kröpelin how that status can benefit Chad.
The people of Chad speak more than 100 different languages and divide themselves into many ethnic groups. However, language and ethnicity are not the same. Moreover, neither element can be tied to a particular physical type.[1]. Although the possession of a common language shows that its speakers have lived together and have a common history, peoples also change languages. This is particularly so in Chad, where the openness of the terrain, marginal rainfall, frequent drought and famine, and low population densities have encouraged physical and linguistic mobility. Slave raids among[specify] non-Muslim peoples, internal slave trade, and exports of captives northward from the ninth to the twentieth centuries also have resulted in language changes. Anthropologists view ethnicity as being more than genetics. Like language, ethnicity implies a shared heritage, partly economic, where people of the same ethnic group may share a livelihood, and partly social, taking the form of shared ways of doing ...
A grant inspired by Chad Carr will help scientists at the University of Michigans C.S. Mott Childrens Hospital advance research on the aggressive brain tumor that took Chads life.
The Bear Raid, already in search of a quarterback for 2017, now must find a No. 1 receiver.. Chad Hansen, Cals top wideout this season, announced Wednesday that he is headed to the NFL.. Projected to be a middle-round pick in the upcoming draft, Hansen ranks third in the country in receptions at 9.2 per game and was fourth in receiving yards (124.9 per game).. After serious consideration and countless discussions with my family, teammates and coaches, I have decided to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft, Hansen said in a statement. Competing in the NFL has always been among my highest goals and I believe the time to pursue this opportunity is now.. Hansen was selected first-team all-Pac-12 by the Associated Press and ESPN.com. The Pac-12 coaches placed Hansen on the second team. He caught 92 passes for 1,249 yards and 11 touchdowns.. Chad played a significant role in our offensive success last season and was certainly one of the top receivers in the nation, head coach Sonny Dykes said. He ...
Chad Ricklefs has been competing in ultramarathons at a national level since 1998 and reached an all-time high in his career in 2007, placing 17th overall at the 2007 IAU 100 km World Cup. Chads time of 7:01 was a personal best and helped the U.S. team capture the bronze medal behind Japan and Russia respectively. He is a former National 100 km Road Champion, winning the 2002 USA Championships in 2002. In 2004 Ricklefs was the National 50 Mile Road Champion and he also posted the fastest 50 Mile time of the year - 5:24. Prior to competing on the road, he enjoyed success on the trails, having won the prestigious Leadville Trail 100 Mile in 2000 and 2002. Ricklefs has also been named the USATF Ultrarunner of the Year. When not training or competing, Ricklefs is a Natural Resource Planner for Boulder County Parks and Open Space. He lives in Boulder with his wife Samantha.. In their own words... ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - CHADS2 score, statin therapy, and risks of atrial fibrillation. AU - Hung, Chen Ying. AU - Lin, Ching Heng. AU - Loh, El Wui. AU - Ting, Chih Tai. AU - Wu, Tsu Juey. PY - 2013/2/1. Y1 - 2013/2/1. N2 - Objective: Little is known about the effectiveness of statins on primary prevention of atrial fibrillation in elderly patients. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of statin treatment for atrial fibrillation prevention in elderly patients with hypertension, and to determine if comorbidity or CHADS2 (Congestive heart failure, Hypertension, Age ≥75 years, Diabetes mellitus, prior Stroke or transient ischemic attack) score can predict the effectiveness of statin treatment. Methods: Patients aged ≥65 years with hypertension were identified from a National Health Insurance research database (a systemic sampling from 2000 to 2009 with a total of 1,000,000 subjects). Medical records of 27,002 patients were used in this study, in which 2400 (8.9%) were receiving statin therapy. ...
Theres a lot more to Chad Latta than meets the eye. With scars the length of his abdomen, a Mohawk, and tattoos covering much of his body, no one would guess this former Marine is a therapist and university psychology teacher. Hes also a cancer survivor-but thats far from the biggest event of his life.. Cancer really hasnt changed my life mentally, he says. If I was to write my autobiography, it would only be a chapter.. ARTS, SPORTS, AND A WICKED SENSE OF HUMOR. Chad grew up in Denver, the son of an oral surgeon and an opera singer. His childhood was full of music, specifically classical, as he accompanied his mom to rehearsals and performances. He enjoys singing a cappella, and also grew up to be a talented painter and artist.. Throughout his life, hes developed his wicked sense of humor as the biggest weapon in his arsenal of defense. Small in stature, he was bullied as a child. I kept people busy laughing so theyd have less time to pick on me, he says.. Sports have always played ...
In Chad Pitmans new body of work COLOR & FIGURES the still life genre is reconsidered through the serial capture of one of the mediums most popular subjects: fruit. Unlike familiar still life, however, Pitmans images are subject to time. Over the course of a year, the artist regularly photographed the same pieces of fruit as they decomposed against backgrounds of a complimentary hue. While clearly photographs, Pitmans works are very much painterly in their composition and suggestive of a highly considered process in the overall congruence of the series. The deconstruction of the signifier (in this case the fruit) into something new entirely brings to light a new language. When seen together as a complete story, these images communicate the delicacy of a moment while also reconsidering standards of beauty. In Pitmans photographs decomposition becomes appealing as it is seen mostly for its resulting color and form; the process documented is not a transition into an end but a transition into ...
His name was Chad Hanks and he was a very good friend of mine.. Normally Im also pretty indifferent to death. Ive always been of the belief, a belief he and I shared, that were all pretty insignificant and theres really nothing waiting for us at the end, that it is up to us to make our own meaning while we are alive.. Chads passing is different. I have not had to cope with the loss of a close friend since my time in the military, and it was under very different circumstances. With this, Im having a hard time putting into words how much this man meant to me.. When youre a musician, you dont see many of your closest friends very often. One of the things you sign up for right at the beginning, is the understanding that youre going to be isolated from those you care about. In the last years of his life, we didnt speak very often. Not because wed fallen out of touch, but because we were both busy. While we didnt speak as often as we once did (or should have), we were both of the mindset ...
The CHADS2 score and its updated version, the CHA2DS2-VASc score, are clinical prediction rules for estimating the risk of stroke in patients with non-rheumatic atrial fibrillation (AF), a common and serious heart arrhythmia associated with thromboembolic stroke. Such a score is used to determine whether or not treatment is required with anticoagulation therapy or antiplatelet therapy, since AF can cause stasis of blood in the upper heart chambers, leading to the formation of a mural thrombus that can dislodge into the blood flow, reach the brain, cut off supply to the brain, and cause a stroke. A high score corresponds to a greater risk of stroke, while a low score corresponds to a lower risk of stroke. The CHADS2 score is simple and has been validated by many studies. In clinical use, the CHADS2 score (pronounced chads two) has been superseded by the CHA2DS2-VASc score (chads vasc ), which gives a better stratification of low-risk patients. The CHADS2 score does not include some common ...
Chad Reeds height is 5ft 11in (1.80 m). Chad Mark Reed AM (born 15 March 1982, in Kurri Kurri, Australia) is an American - Australian motocross and supercross racer. He is a multi-
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Chad White is a basketball player for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits. He is a guard, standing 6-6 and weighing 198 pounds. His number is 42. His hometown is Madison, SD. Find more Chad White news, pictures, and information here.
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Data & statistics on trends in under-five mortality chad urban and rural: Trends in under-five mortality, Chad, urban and rural, Trends in urban population growth, access to safe drinking water, vaccination, and under-five mortality Trends in urban population growth, access to safe drinking water, vaccination, and under-five mortality., Under-5 mortality: Estimated trend and MDG goal Chad, 1980-2004...
A range of diseases afflicts the populace of Chad. In 1983 infectious and parasitic diseases were the most prevalent ailments, followed by respiratory afflictions and nervous disorders. In 1988 a severe epidemic of meningitis affected NDjamena, in particular. By 1987 only one case of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) had been reported to the World Health Organization; however, it was likely that incidence of the disease was many times higher, especially in the southern areas near Cameroon and Central African Republic. In the early 1960s, the government made a substantial effort to extend the countrys limited health infrastructure. Despite the ensuing civil conflict, the government has attempted to maintain and expand health services. Foreign assistance has allowed the construction of new buildings and the renovation of existing facilities, as well as the laying of groundwork for training health care professionals. By the early 1980s, health facilities included five hospitals (at ...
Louis Leakey and East Africa.. Olduvai Gorge.. Sahelanthropus: The Oldest Hominin?. Mio-Pliocene Enigmas: Orrorin and Ardipithecus.. Australopithecus anamensis.. Australopithecus afarensis.. Lucys Locomotion: The View from Stony Brook.. Lucys Locomotion: The Rebuttal.. Lucys Locomotion: Persistent Questions.. Australopithecus bahrelghazali?. Australopithecus platyops?. Australopithecus garhi.. Australopithecus aethiopicus.. Australopithecus boisei.. Fitting in South Africa: The Problem(s) of Sterkfontein.. Fitting in South Africa: Some robustus Questions.. The Phylogeny of Australopithecus.. What Did Australopithecus Eat?. Australopithecus and the Ecosystem.. Two Species or Two Sexes?. Hunting, Gathering, and Dimorphism.. Dinichism: A Possible Synthesis.. Explaining Hominin Origins.. Primitive Homo-Or Advanced Australopithecus?. Dating and Geological Context of the Habilines from Olduvai, Omo, and Koobi Fora.. Habiline Skulls.. Habiline Teeth.. Habiline Postcranial Remains.. Advanced ...
Introduction. The Human and Animal Health Unit at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland, is a multidisciplinary research unit working with partner institutions in nine countries in Africa (Ethiopia, Kenya, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Cöte dIvoire) and Asia (Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Vietnam). We focus on health research for mobile pastoralists and the control of zoonotic diseases in developing countries. Several of these diseases are emerging and many zoonotic diseases are also categorised as neglected diseases. Pastoralist populations in these countries are often marginalised by government healthcare systems because of the remote location of their camps and villages or high mobility (Schelling et al. 2010). Several of our studies have shown that the application of the one health concept is especially valuable in the settings of mobile pastoralism (Schwabe 1964). This review summarises the importance of one health for pastoralists in Africa.. The Sahel ecosystem and ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Snake bites in Moyen Chari district, Chad. T2 - A five-year experience. AU - Bregani, Enrico Rino. AU - Maraffi, Tommaso. AU - Van Tien, Tu. PY - 2011/4. Y1 - 2011/4. N2 - SUMMARY Snake bites are of major public health importance in Africa as a cause of morbidity andmortality. Echis ocellatus is responsible for themajority of envenomation cases inWest Africa. Antivenomimmunotherapy is the only specific treatment available for envenomed patients. FromJanuary1997 to December 2001, 325 patients suffering fromsnake bites were enrolled in a survey undertaken at Goundi Hospital, Chad.We analysed the percentage of envenomed patients, sex distribution, distribution along the year, lethality, hospital stay and recovery clotting time.Two hundred and ninety-eight patients showed signs of envenomation and were treated with antivenomimmunotherapy with three different sera in consecutive periods.Youngmales weremore frequently involved.The overall lethality was 8%. Lethality and hospital stay ...
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LONDON (AP) - The World Health Organization says a new polio outbreak in Sudan is linked to an ongoing vaccine-sparked epidemic in Chad - a week after the U.N. health agency declared the African continent free of the wild polio virus. In a statementthis week, WHO said two children in Sudan - one from South Darfur state and the other from Gedarif state, close to the border with Ethiopia and Eritrea - were paralyzed in March and April. Both had been recently vaccinated against polio. WHO said initial outbreak investigations show the cases are linked to an ongoing vaccine-derived outbreak in Chad that was first detected last year and is now spreading in Chad and Cameroon.. There is local circulation in Sudan and continued sharing of transmission with Chad, the U.N. agency said, adding that genetic sequencing confirmed numerous introductions of the virus into Sudan from Chad.. WHO said it had found 11 additional vaccine-derived polio cases in Sudan and that the virus had also been identified in ...
Chad was born February 24th 1978. Always a good student, he graduated as a member of the National Honor Society in 1996.. Chad attended the University of Detroit Mercy, graduating summa cum laude receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree in 2000. Chad continued his education attending Michigan State University receiving his Master of Arts in Public Relations in 2002.. After moving from Michigan to Boca Raton, Florida he worked for a public relations firm in Ft. Lauderdale for two+ years. Chad always had a love for soccer and fitness, and decided to go back to college to study nursing at Florida Atlantic University. As a result of his passion for soccer, he was in the midst of putting together and managing a soccer team in South Florida.. Chad will be missed by all who knew him, his family, friends and everyone that was touched by his generous gift of his time, talent and material gifts that he often gave to others in need; always given with a smile.. Chadley, you brought so many wonderful memories ...
Chads military chief announced late Saturday that his troops deployed in northern Mali had killed Moktar Belmoktar, the terrorist who orchestrated the attack on a natural gas plant in Algeria that left 36 foreigners dead.
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The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in Chad is identifying pregnant women in refugee camps who have had their genitalia cut, in order to better prepare for potential complications, according to UNHCR and its medical partners. The exercise is part of efforts in the camps to tackle the health fallout of female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) as well as prevent new cutting.. ...
One of these stories was his involvement in the war against Chad. Al-Qaddafi decided to get involved in a civil war in neighboring Chad, and actually did occupy part of this country as if he need more land (Libya is the 17th largest country in the world). One day he told high school students in Libya they were going on a field trip. He sent buses to their schools, gave them guns and sent them to fight in Chad. Thousands of Libyans died and got injured in a brutal war in 1986. Qaddafi claimed a decisive victory in Chad initially, but when he suffered a bad defeat he went on Libyan TV to criticize the stupid military that decided on its own to get involved in this war. He didnt want Libyans to see those who were wounded with visible injuries such as head injuries or amputations, so he ordered the military to kill those injured. Yes thats right, he ordered the silent execution of those Libyan civilians and soldiers who were forced to fight in an unnecessary war against their will and were ...
A new resource officer is patrolling the halls and ground of Cape High. Detective Chad Harmon, a 22-year veteran of the Delaware State Police and 1995 Cape High grad, was named school resource officer following the retirement of Master Cpl. Timothy...
Welcome Chad Bailey. We are pleased to announce that Mr. Chad Bailey has joined the Florida Integrated Food Safety Centers of Excellence as our liaison. Chad obtained his Bachelor of Science in Criminology from Florida State University. He has over seven years of experience conducting webinars, face-to-face trainings and state-wide conference calls for the Training and Communications Section in the Bureau of Epidemiology, with topics ranging from Acanthamoeba to Zika. He has also worked on Incident Command Teams for fungal meningitis, and most recently, Ebola. He is beginning his coursework for the MPH program at USF in the fall. For fun, Chad enjoys spending time with his wife and baby girl - and is also an avid photographer.. ...
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Chad Johnsons Research Group. We study the behavior, ecology and evolution of arthropods.. One major theme in the lab is the effect of urbanization on animal behavior. Current study systems include black widow spiders and invasive crayfish. ...
Chad W. Higgins is a Litigation attorney in Boston, Massachusetts. Search for more lawyers by name, practice area and location only on Law.net
Its the Halloween season and time for Needless Things spookiest episodes of the year!. On this hair-raising episode DEMENTED Dave, Nicole Ghouled-Cadaver, and Ryan Cadaver talk to Chad J. Shonk about his new horror kick!. Be sure to join the Needless Things Podcast Facebook Group and get in on the conversation for this weeks episode! Let us know what you think!. Procrastibate by LeSexoflex.com You can follow Needless Things on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for all the latest on pop culture!. Hungry for more movies, music, and pop culture? Visit the Needless Things Archives for a decade of dorkery!. ...
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The Senate is moving ahead with Chad Wolfs nomination for Secretary of Homeland Security amid concerns about the legitimacy of his appointment, with a full committee hearing scheduled for Thursday morning.
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Each year the number of children we see goes up, says Mahamat Abacar, health focal point at Mao hospital in northern Chad. In 2010 there were around 800 serious cases, last year 3,900, and this year already weve treated over 2,000 babies. In the grounds of the hospital, tents are being erected in the sand to make room for the expected influx of new admissions as the effects of drought across the Sahel start to be felt. An estimated 127,000 people are already classed as malnourished in Chad following poor rains, insect infestations and a sudden drop in wages sent home from Chadians working in Libya. We have 50 nutritional centres in the region, Abacar says. If the children have a very serious condition, they come here for intensive support. It usually takes a week or so for them to be in a stable enough position to go home and then they will be monitored every week by a local or mobile clinic.. Asked about the reasons for this years rise in numbers he cites the poor rains, insects and ...
Pastoralists living in the rural study villages near Ruaha National Park face challenges common to pastoralists in other regions of sub-Saharan Africa, including lack of livestock health services, pasture and water scarcity, and limited access to livestock markets (e.g. Lybbert et al. 2004; Mosalagae and Magotsi 2013). Livestock disease was identified as a limiting factor to pastoralist livestock production and herd sustainability at multiple stakeholder levels, but some disease priorities differ among pastoralists, government extension officers, and veterinary officials responsible for disease surveillance and services at broader geographic levels. The combination of disease and decreased access to pasture and water resources represents a significant threat to the pastoralist system in the Ruaha landscape. In the face of climate variability and landscape change, targeted livestock health education for pastoralists and extension officers was identified as a common pathway for improving herd ...
TY - CONF. T1 - Novel proteins antigens from Streptococcus pneumoniae and comparison of protection following mucosal and parenteral vaccination. AU - Jomaa, Maha. PY - 2002. Y1 - 2002. M3 - Abstract. T2 - 3rd International Symposium on Pneumococci and Pneumococcal Diseases. Y2 - 5 May 2002 through 8 May 2002. ER - ...
BACKGROUND:Viral genetic variability presents a major challenge to the development of a prophylactic hepatitis C virus (HCV) vaccine. A promising HCV vaccine using chimpanzee adenoviral vectors (ChAd) encoding a genotype (gt) 1b non-structural protein (ChAd-Gt1b-NS) generated high magnitude T cell responses. However, these T cells showed reduced cross-recognition of dominant epitope variants and the vaccine has recently been shown to be ineffective at preventing chronic HCV. To address the challenge of viral diversity, we developed ChAd vaccines encoding HCV genomic sequences that are conserved between all major HCV genotypes and adjuvanted by truncated shark invariant chain (sIitr). METHODS:Age-matched female mice were immunised intramuscularly with ChAd (108 infectious units) encoding gt-1 and -3 (ChAd-Gt1/3) or gt-1 to -6 (ChAd-Gt1-6) conserved segments spanning the HCV proteome, or gt-1b (ChAd-Gt1b-NS control), with immunogenicity assessed 14-days post-vaccination. RESULTS:Conserved segment vaccines
John Nicholas Brown The Brown family has played too conspicuous and important a part in the life of Rhode Island from the very founding of the colony to the present day to require introduction to the readers of the history of the State. The late John Nicholas Brown, for several decades one of the foremost figures in financial and official circles in Rhode Island, was a descendant in the eighth American generation of the Rev. Chad Brown. (I) Rev. Chad Brown, immigrant ancestor and founder of the family, came from England in the ship Martin, which arrived in Boston, in the Massachusetts Colony, in July, 1638. He brought with him his wife Elizabeth, son John, then eight years old, and perhaps younger children. A fellow passenger died on the voyage, and Chad Brown witnessed the will soon after his arrival. He did not remain long in the Massachusetts Colony, probably because of his religious views, but soon removed to Providence, where he became at once a leader and one of the most valued citizens of ...
Risks for Stroke, Bleeding, and Death in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Receiving Dabigatran or Warfarin in Relation to the CHADS2 Score: A Subgroup Analysis of the RE-LY Trial. Oldgren, Jonas; Alings, Marco; Darius, Harald; Diener, Hans-Christoph; Eikelboom, John; Ezekowitz, Michael D.; Kamensky, Gabriel; Reilly, Paul A.; Sean Yang; Yusuf, Salim; Wallentin, Lars; Connolly, Stuart J. // Annals of Internal Medicine;11/15/2011, Vol. 155 Issue 10, p660 Background: CHADS2 is a simple, validated risk score for predicting the risk for stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation not treated with anticoagulants. There are sparse data on the risk for thrombotic and bleeding complications according to the CHADS2 score in patients receiving... ...
Abd ar-Rahman Gaourang II (also Gaorang or Gwaranga c. 1858 - 1918) was Mbang of Bagirmi from 1885 to 1918. He came to power at a time when the sultanate was in terminal decline, subject to both Wadai and Bornu. The Sudanese warlord Rabih az-Zubayr made him his vassal in 1893. Gaourang signed a treaty that made his sultanate a French protectorate in 1897. After the final defeat of Rabih in 1900 he ruled as a subordinate of the French in Chad until his death in 1918. The sultanate of Bagirmi was on the east bank of the Chari to the south of Lake Chad. In the 19th century Bagirmi, once a province of the Bornu Empire to the northwest, was now disputed between Bornu and the Wadai Empire to the northeast. The sultanate at this time was rapidly losing power. It paid tribute, mainly in slaves, to either Bornu or Wadai, or sometimes to both. The main source of income for the people of Bagirmi was slave raiding among the Sara people to the south. Abd ar-Rahman Gaourang was born to the Bagirmi ruling ...
The Sahelanthropus tchadensis skull was discovered by Michael Brunets team in Chad in 2001 and described in Nature in 2002. Some suggest that S. tchadensis existed near the time that hominids and apes separated on their evolutionary paths. 6-7 MYA.
Background. Before his death at the hands of government military forces in North Kordofan in 2011, Khalil Ibrahim was the leader of the Justice and Equality Movement, probably the most coherent of the various rebel factions in Darfur.. He was born in the village of Tine on the border between Chad and Sudan, and like the Chadian president and erstwhile JEM-backer Idris Deby, hailed from the Zaghawa ethnic group (although Khalil is a Zaghawa Kobe and Deby a Zaghawa Bideyat).. Education. Khalil, who was related to many of the Sultans of the Zaghawa Kobe, travelled to the big towns to complete his education, studying at al-Fashir secondary school and then obtaining a degree in medicine from al-Jazira university in central Sudan in 1984. Like many Darfuris isolated by the secular ways of urban Sudan, he joined the Islamic Movements student wing (The Islamic Way, or al-Ittijah al-Islami) during his secondary school years.. Khalil first joined the government in 1989 directly after Omar al-Bashirs ...
Twenty-one years after his overthrow and flight to Senegal, the former Chadian dictator Hissène Habré may finally face trial for brutality against his own people. On Tuesday, July 24, four days after the world court in The Hague ruled that Senegal must bring Habré to justice, Senegal and the African Union agreed on a plan for a special court to try Habré. Senegals new president, Macky Sall, says he wants proceedings to begin later this year.. If the case does go forward, it would mark a significant reversal of fortune for Habré and his victims. Despite being accused of thousands of political killings and systematic torture during his 1982-1990 reign, Habré has basked in two seaside villas in Dakar, using the millions he allegedly stole from Chad to build a network of supporters in Senegal.. A Senegalese judge indicted Habré in 2000 on atrocity charges, but former president Abdoulaye Wade found one pretext after another to delay Habrés reckoning, turning his victims saga into what the ...
Downloadable! Poverty has increased during the 90s overall as well as in rural and urban areas, after experiencing downward trends during the 80s. Besides, the gap between rural and urban poverty has also widened. The recent estimates show that more than one-third of our population lives in extreme poverty, and around 70% of these unfortunate people reside in rural areas. The results based on agro-ecological divisions of the country indicate that poverty is lowest in the barani areas of the Punjab because of better opportunities in terms of employment in other sectors, particularly, the services sector as well as overseas migration. The highest is observed in Balochistan may be due to nonavailability of irrigation water and low rainfall making dwellers more vulnerable to droughts seriously affecting the crops and the livestock which are the main sources of their livelihood. Poverty is widely spread in irrigated areas of the country particularly in Southern Punjab and Sindh where feudal system still
Decades of drought in central Africa may have had a surprising cause, according to new research that challenges the notion that the severe dry weather was triggered mainly by bad agricultural practices and overgrazing.. The research, done at the University of Washington, shows that the drought was at least partially caused by pollution in the Northern Hemisphere.. The researchers said that sulfate-laden aerosols coming from coal-burning factories from the 1960s through the 1980s actually slowed warming in the Northern Hemisphere compared to the Southern Hemisphere. This shifted tropical rain bands south, away from the Sahel region, and led ultimately to the near drying up of Lake Chad, which is used to water crops in surrounding areas.. Africas Sahel regionAfricas Sahel region We think people should know that these particles not only pollute air locally, but they also have these remote climate effects, said the studys lead author, Yen-Ting Hwang, a University of Washington doctoral student ...
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Plan International has been operating in Nigeria since 2014 to promote childrens rights and equality for girls. Over the years there has been a struggle in Nigeria to provide the countrys young and vast population with a quality education. The situation has been exacerbated by violence from insurgents in the North East of the country since 2009. As a result, thousands of people have died and millions have fled their homes either within Nigeria or to neighbouring countries.. The violence has also caused acute food shortages across the entire Lake Chad region.. Our key areas of work are:. ...
But its a fraught existence, even for those who find help. Earlier this year, neighboring Chad sent Special Forces to evacuate scores of Muslims from Bangui. Christians cheered as a convoy of trucks, sent to the airport and to mosques to pick up Muslim evacuees, left the city, headed towards Chad. When a Muslim man fell of the truck, he was attacked by a mob that cut off his hands and genitals ...
6) To combat malnutrition, WFP is using a two-part approach that focuses on prevention during the first 1000 days window of opportunity by providing treatment to 200,000 children under five and to 20,000 pregnant and nursing women, who are suffering from moderate acute malnutrition ...
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Move over, ladies! Theres a new queen in town!. Last nights finale of RuPauls Drag Race was SUPER intense…and left only one lucky woman standing!. The competition was fierce all season long, with Chad Michaels, Phi Phi OHara and Sharon Needles making it all the way through to the last show.. RuPaul brought the dramz last week when he announced during the shows ACTUAL finale that hed be making the decision yesterday instead, with the help of viewers!!. Check out the clip (above) to see Tags: chad michaels, drag queen, drag race, fierce, finale, nyc, phi phi ohara, reunion, rupaul, season, season four, sharon needles, winner. ...
Throughout human history humans suddenly find themselves born into a complex world/environment neither their parents nor society hardly understand. Thousands of years of human evolution and progress has including among other coping mechanisms the creation of various religions that attempt to explain the yet unknown nature of this world and assist each societys ability to cope with it. Over these thousands of years and rapidly accelerating over the past 400 years with the invention of the Scientific Method, vast amount of knowledge & understanding of this world has come about. Though hardly known by the vast % of humans, especially those not acquainted with these scientific discoveries, this increase of knowledge and understanding is not widely known and understood but continues to accelerate.These discoveries have among other contributions to mankind increase every aspect of human well being by a very large measure, i.e. lifetime, health, safety, comfort, security, joy, pleasure, etc. These ...
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Only 53.0% of patients in the study at high risk of stroke were using oral anticoagulants. This proportion increased only slightly in the years 2007-2010. At the same time, higher than expected usage was found in the low-risk groups: 32.1% of people with CHADS2 = 0 and 23.0% with CHA2DS2VASc = 0. While anticoagulation may be appropriate for some of these individuals (for example, those with valvular disease), this suggests that use of these algorithms has still to become established. CHADS2 was first proposed over a decade ago, while CHA2DS2-VASc was introduced much more recently.. The estimated high-risk population increases when more inclusive definitions of hypertension are used. The authors considered the safest to be C, which increases the proportion identified from 56.9% to 65.9%. The additional inclusion of those with raised blood pressure levels (definition D) may be unreliable, particularly given the recent emphasis on home, rather than office-based measurements for diagnosis.23 About ...
The 13-part Creating a Short Film training series showcases what it actually takes to create a short film-from the brainstorming stage, all the way until opening night. Each installment of the series focuses on different aspects of the production workflow. Here, filmmaker Chad Perkins focuses on cinematography, providing real-world context by showing how the concepts highlighted in the course were applied in the making of The Assurance, the short film featured throughout the series. Chad starts with the basics of cinematography, including how to adjust exposure, get coverage, create more powerful camera moves, and use three-point lighting effectively. He also demonstrates how to set up and frame a shot, use lenses as a storytelling tool, properly light your actors, and more. The course concludes with real world projects that examine how to improve boring and ugly shots step-by-step ...
Photo credit: Jeff Chiu/Associated Press. In the first two weeks of the 2012 season, it seemed as though not much had changed from 2011. Blue Jays relievers had blown four of five save opportunities, issued the most walks (16) in the AL and were tied for the most losses with three. And it got even worse as the season wore on. The much-ballyhooed closer, Sergio Santos, hit the disabled list and would eventually require season-ending shoulder surgery. Francisco Cordero imploded in nearly every appearance that he made; he was relegated to Mop-Up Duty. Carlos Villanueva was pushed into an injury-decimated rotation. Luis Perez had season-ending Tommy John surgery. Jason Frasor landed on the DL with forearm tightness. A patchwork of minor leaguers in Chad Beck, Robert Coello, Jesse Chavez, Joel Carreno, Evan Crawford, Sam Dyson and Chad Jenkins were brought in to plug the holes. A bullpen that was rated one of the best in baseball coming into the season currently sits 13th out of 14 teams in terms of ...
Ive decided to put it all out there whether it reaches anyone or its just a way for me to get it out so I find some peace. Ive been battling cancer and all that goes with it since I was 26, just a kid two years out of university. I was in the typical post university gloom trying to adjust to the real world. I spent too much time in the weight room and bars on the weekend binge drinking, doing a poor job of picking up ladies. After bouncing around several shitty odd jobs for the first year after univ, I finally landed a so called career job with a multinational company working in an office with 50 of the most unhappy, unhealthy people youve ever seen. That lasted 8 months before I couldnt take it anymore so I left to coach tennis something I had done in the summers during high school and university. The money was good, the freedom was better, the sun and the people were fantastic. I had a love/hate relationship with tennis at the time but thats another story. I had settled down and was ...
Last week I was in Sao Paulo, Brazil to teach trainers, athletes and fitness buffs how to build a better body. On my day off I flew to Rio de Janeiro to check out the sun, surf, and bikinis.. While I was roaming around Ipanema Beach in a somewhat dehydrated state, I was relieved to see a cool little stand that sold coconut water, straight from the source. After mumbling through enough Portuguese to get my order across to the distracted Brazilian dude working the hut, he grabbed a young coconut, chopped off the top with what appeared to be a machete, and stuck a straw in the opening. I handed him a few reais and off I went because I didnt want to find out what other uses he might have for that machete.. Coconut water is readily available in Rio and its as much a part of their culture as iced tea is to America. In Brazil, there arent any outrageous claims with regard to the purported health benefits, and that was a refreshing change from what Ive been seeing around Los Angeles.. Ive been ...
"Stags defender Kendrick joins Blyth Spartans on loan". chad.co.uk. Chad. 1 February 2012. Retrieved 15 October 2017. "Kendrick ...
"Adam Murray admits it was a mistake taking over at Boston United after leaving Mansfield Town". www.chad.co.uk. 26 November ... "There's no place like Mansfield Town for Adam Murray". www.chad.co.uk. 31 July 2018. Retrieved 11 February 2021. Chronicle, ... "Adam Murray leaves Mansfield Town". Chad. 14 November 2016. Retrieved 14 November 2016. "Murray is new Boston United manager". ... Charlesworth, Ricky (22 October 2015). "VIDEO: Mansfield Town boss hails 'incredible' wife". www.chad.co.uk. Retrieved 9 ...
Chad. "Kinoshita Yukina". Supermerlion. Retrieved 8 February 2013. "Kinoshita Yukina & Fujimoto Toshifumi got married!". Tokyo ...
Chad signs peace deal with main rebel groups Archived July 7, 2011, at the Wayback Machine IRIN Africa , West Africa , Chad , ... The Union of Forces for Democracy and Development-Fundamental (UFDD-F) is one of the rebel groups fighting in the war in Chad. ... CHAD: Peace deal signed to end rebellion , Governance Conflict Refugees/IDPs , News Item v t e. ...
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He was elected to the National Assembly of Chad in the December 1969 election. Les élites africaines. Édiafric. 1972. p. 131. ... Chad. Direction de l'information (1970). Annuaire officiel du Tchad. Ministère de l'information, Direction générale de ...
CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Councillor suspended by Ashfield Labour Group". www.chad.co.uk. "Nottinghamshire ... "Mansfield councillor aims to become Ashfield's MP". Chad. Retrieved 15 January 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) ... www.chad.co.uk. Retrieved 13 December 2019.[dead link] "Ashfield candidate faces criticism over 'fake door knock'". BBC News. ... Mansfield and Ashfield Chad. Retrieved 21 April 2021. Profile at Parliament of the United Kingdom Contributions in Parliament ...
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"Crime does pay for author". Chad. 22 September 2004. Retrieved 19 September 2019. Kerbel, Sorrel (2004). The Routledge ...
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Chad's membership was endorsed by the Egyptian government under Hosni Mubarak in 2010. Chad applied for membership on 25 March ... "Egyptian FM welcomes Chad to join AL". People's Daily Online. 11 October 2010. Retrieved 25 August 2011. "South Sudan and Chad ... "Chad". Ethnologue. 19 February 1999. Retrieved 10 January 2016. "Chad to join Arab League as observer - News - Al Jazeera". Al ... April 2005 - Chad joins the Arab League as an observer. September 2006 - Venezuela joins the Arab League as an observer for one ...
"The National Parks and Nature Reserves of Chad". National Parks-Worldwide.info. Retrieved 17 October 2013. "Chad" (pdf). ... Larger mammals species such as elephant and kob which had migrated to Cameroon are reported to be coming back to Chad due to ... The Mandelia Faunal Reserve in Chad was declared a reserve in 1969 covering an area of 1380 km2 The reserve gets flooded when ... Volume 5: Sahel". Chad. Archive.org. pp. 19-29. Retrieved 20 October 2013.. ...
"Stags land Port Vale youngster Matt Bell". Chad. 9 June 2011. Retrieved 17 July 2016. "Matthew Bell set to leave Rangers". ...
"New award for Warsop's hero street cleaner". Chad. 27 November 2008. Retrieved 23 July 2009. "Street cleaner up for Reach Out ... Lambourne, Helen (9 August 2008). "Warsop street cleaner hailed a hero". Chad. Retrieved 22 July 2009. " ...
"Former Mansfield Town winger Johnny Miller dies". Chad. 19 February 2016. Retrieved 19 February 2016. Johnny Miller at the ...
CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Singer Helen Boulding cheers on her Stags brothers". Chad. 24 January 2008. Retrieved ...
"Chad". U.S. Department of State. Retrieved May 8, 2011. "Chile". U.S. Department of State. Retrieved May 30, 2011. "China". U.S ... Chad Consulate: Recognized: 1960 Relations established: 1960 Legation/embassy established: 1961 First ambassador: W. Wendell ... Chad, the Republic of the Congo, and Gabon, while resident in Brazzaville. Diplomatic relations between the Republic of the ... Chad, the Republic of the Congo, and Gabon, while resident in Brazzaville. Central America, Federal Republic of Consulate: ...
Chad. "Carl Bell of Fuel Speaks Out" Archived 2007-10-12 at the Wayback Machine Alternative Addiction. July 21, 2007.. ... "Complete List Of 2004 Grammy Nominations". Chad. "Brett Scallions Tells his Story" Archived 2007-10-20 at the Wayback Machine. ...
Chad also acquired 24 Stinger shoulder-launched SAMs in late 1987. According to several news reports, the Chad Air Force was ... "A Storm out of the Norm in Chad". Offiziere.ch. 2017-08-15. Retrieved 2018-05-08. "First of Chad's MIG-29 Arrives In N'Djamena ... Chad lost at least one helicopter during the Battle of Adre, on December 18, 2005. On November 15, 2000, an unidentified ... However, media reports are unclear as to exactly what types of aircraft were used by Chad to fend off the rebels and to conduct ...
Chad. "The Verve Break Up...Again" Archived 21 August 2009 at the Wayback Machine. Alternative Addiction. 15 August 2009. "The ...
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1990). "Chad: Toubou and Daza: Nomads of the Sahara". Chad: A Country Study. Library of Congress. LCCN 89600373. Archived from ... stimulating a sense of national unity never before seen in Chad. After a series of defeats in northeastern Chad, Libyan forces ... Tensions continued after Chad and Libya gained independence in the mid-20th century, with hostage-taking and armed struggles ... The highest peak in the Tibesti Mountains, as well as the highest point in Chad and the Sahara Desert, is the 3,415-meter ( ...
Chad (local newspaper), 1 Oct 2014, p.42. Accessed 22 November 2020. King's Mill Hospital information page at NHS UK Millside ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "The Story behind King's Mill". Chad. 23 June 2008. Retrieved 2 May 2018. CS1 maint: ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Dukeries Centre demolition". Chad. 1 April 2013. Retrieved 17 June 2014. CS1 maint: ...
Chad made military preparations for what seemed to be an attempt to retake Aouzou. Instead, encouraged by the United States, ... The Battle of Maaten al-Sarra was a battle fought between Chad and Libya on September 5, 1987, during the Toyota War. The ... K. Pollack, Arabs at War, 396 K. Pollack, 397 M. Azevedo, Roots of Violence, 125 T. Collelo, Chad "N'Djamena sends troops into ... Battle of Aouzou Azevedo, Mario J. (1998). Roots of Violence: A History of War in Chad. Routledge. ISBN 90-5699-582-0. Collelo ...
"Sarah Jane Buckley's emotional journey in Songbird: The Music of Eva Cassidy". Chad. Retrieved 6 June 2015. Sarah Jane Buckley ...
Siniaka-Minia has been managed by the nonprofit conservation organization African Parks since 2017 in partnership with Chad's ...
Chad. "Third Eye Blind Delays Album Release". Alternative Addiction May 30, 2009. Graff, Gary. "Third Eye Blind Debuts Ursa ... Chad. "Third Eye Blind to Release New Album". Alternative Addiction. March 11, 2007 Uhelszki, Jaan. "Third Eye Blind's Second ...
"Alfreton Town sign Craig Westcarr". Chad. 14 July 2016. Retrieved 19 September 2016. "Worcester Sign Former Stag". Football ...
ISBN 978-3-11-095457-9. Bell, Barbara L. (2013). "Chad". An Annotated Guide to Current National Bibliographies. The Hague: IFLA ...
CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Mansfield Town duo Jamie Hand and Jobe Shaw loaned out". Chad. 9 November 2012. ...
After Chads independence, Zouar played an important role during the Chadian Civil War and the Chadian-Libyan conflict, when ... Zouar (Arabic: زوار‎) is a town in the Tibesti Ouest department of the Tibesti region in northern Chad, located in an oasis in ... In October 1998, with the foundation of the insurgent Movement for Democracy and Justice in Chad (MDJT), civil war has erupted ... Azevedo, Mario J. (1998). Roots of Violence: A History of War in Chad. Routledge. p. 71. ISBN 90-5699-582-0. Nolutshungu, Sam C ...
Chad Costello (born July 22, 1986) is an American professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing with the Stavanger ... "ECHL topscorer Chad Costello changes to Iserlohn" (in German). Iserlohn Roosters. May 21, 2017. Retrieved May 21, 2017. "IN MY ...
Chad Zavier Plato (born 21 April 1998) is a Namibian rugby union player who generally plays as a fullback represents Namibia ... "Chad Plato". ESPN scrum. Retrieved 22 September 2019. "Jantjies on verge of fourth tournament". rugbyworldcup.com. Rugby World ...
"Chad",Encyclopædia Britannica. *^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p Chad country study. This article incorporates text from this ... "Chad". 2005 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor Archived December 1, 2006, at the Wayback Machine. Bureau of ... Education in Chad is challenging due to the nations dispersed population and a certain degree of reluctance on the part of ... Education in Chad is chiefly focused on primary instruction. Until 1942, students who desired a secular secondary education had ...
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Check out our country profile, full of essential information about Chads geography, history, government, economy, population, ... Infoplease has everything you need to know about Chad. ... In May, the World Bank and Chad reached a compromise: Chads ... Leaders in Chad have accused Sudan of fomenting the rebellion. Sudan, on the other hand, claims that Chad sponsors the Sudanese ... 1981, proposed a merger of Chad with Libya. The Libyan proposal was rejected and Libyan troops withdrew from Chad that year, ...
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This book is an autobiography of my life. Beginning with some of my earliest memories and continuing on to present day. I take you on a ride and show you that sometimes its okay to not know what is next. It is a story of showing you that regardless of where you go, the one person you will always be with is yourself. You will get an in depth working of my life and my perspectives and hopefully get some inspiration along the way. I have compiled many of my lessons from numerous sources into this funny, entertaining and thoughtful work. ...
Chad National Guinea Worm Eradication Program, Chad Ministry of Public Health. Gautam Biswas, MD, Dieudonné Sankara, MD, ... including Chad). The renewed transmission of dracunculiasis in Chad illustrates a critical lesson for other global disease ... Villages (N = 31) with confirmed or suspected cases or villages otherwise at risk during dracunculiasis outbreak --- Chad, 2010 ... Since the investigation, the first two 2011 cases were confirmed in Chad. The two cases increased the total number of at-risk ...
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A judge rules that Palm Beach Countys canvassing board cannot throw out votes with a "dimpled chad," which occurs when the ... Florida Democrats had asked the judge to accept "dimpled chads" as an indicator of what the voter intended. ...
When the Patriots gathered on the fields behind Gillette Stadium for Thursdays organized team activity session, Chad Ochocinco ...
NanoString Technologies has appointed Chad Brown senior vice president of sales and marketing. With more than 35 years of ... NanoString Technologies has appointed Chad Brown senior vice president of sales and marketing. With more than 35 years of ...
Chad, on the other hand, may not be top of his travel list: The beautiful and violent ugliness inside a naked volcano, Chad, ...
chad verzosa is raising funds for Fluid Vibrations on Kickstarter! Filmed in the Philippines, Fluid Vibration is a film that ...
Chad. · Comoros. · Democratic Republic of the Congo. · Republic of the Congo. · Djibouti. · Egypt. · Equatorial Guinea. · ... Media in category "Animals of Chad". This category contains only the following file. ... Retrieved from "https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Category:Animals_of_Chad&oldid=201464149" ...
Keep up with Chad Brundy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a ... Chad Brundy. 26 Added , 8 Magazines , 9 Likes , 2 Following , 3 Followers , @usopen65667268 , Keep up with Chad Brundy on ... Download Flipboard for free and search for "Chad Brundy". IRMAS NEW TRACK/WEST/GULF WATCH!. ...
However, it took cowboy Chad Eubank years before he realized that he was already a winner in Gods eyes. ... Losing his grandfather helped Chad re-align his priorities in life.. God really used rodeo to talk to me, Chad says. When I ... Chad Eubank: All Heart. By Jewel Graham The 700 Club. CBN.com Eight seconds can be a long time when youre sitting on top of a ... Chad is sure of his calling.. I didnt choose this way of life. I feel like it was appointed to me. [I] never had any interest ...
As the Sudanese Janjaweed militia step up their attacks into Chad, there is worrying new evidence that some Chadians have ... As Sudans feared Janjaweed militia step up their cross-border attacks into Chad, there is worrying new evidence that some ... There are signs that the ultimate goal of this alliance may to be to overthrow Chads President Idriss Deby Itno. "Well before ... "Sudan wants to destabilise Chad. Why? We have the same tribes living on the both sides of this border. "They [Khartoum] carried ...
... was a participant or observer in the following events:. October 18, 2004: Man Submits 124 Fraudulent Voter ... Entity Tags: Ohio Republican Party, Defiance County Board of Elections, David Westrick, Chad Staton, Georgianne Pitts, Ohio ... Chad Staton of Defiance County, Ohio, is charged with filling out 124 fictitious voter registration forms, some using the names ...
Chad, Niger and Nigeria) to respond to the immediate needs of the affected population. ... FAO is identifiing the need to scale-up again support to the countries of the Lake Chad Basin (Cameroon, ... LAKE CHAD BASIN CRISIS. In the Lake Chad Basin ‒ Cameroon, Chad, the Niger and Nigeria ‒ the Boko Haram insurgency has led to ...
Chad Rosen is an Associate Professor at the Michigan College of Optometry (MCO). After attending the University of North Dakota ... He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO). Additionally, Chad has received the VISTAKON Award of ...
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"Chad Agriculture Stats", NationMaster. Avaliable at: nationmaster.com. Assessed 1960-2030.. "Chad Agriculture Stats, ... Chad ranked first for agricultural land , sq. km amongst Former French colonies in 2011. ... Chad ranked #6 for agricultural land , sq. km per 1000 amongst Hot countries in 2011. ... Chad ranked #4 for arable land , hectares per capita amongst Muslim countries in 2011. ...
Chads time of 7:01 was a personal best and helped the U.S. team capture the bronze medal behind Japan and Russia respectively ... Chad Ricklefs has been competing in ultramarathons at a national level since 1998 and reached an all-time high in his career in ...
10 Hosseinpoor, Ahmad Reza, Nicole Bergen, Anton Kunst, Sam Harper, Regina Guthold, Dag Rekve, Edouard Tursan, Nirmala Naidoo, and Somnath Chatterji. "Socioeconomic inequalities in risk factors for non communicable diseases in low-income and middle-income countries: results from the World Health Survey." BMC public Health 12, no. 1 (2012). ...
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The latest reported WPV3 case in Chad occurred in the Dar Sila region in eastern Chad in June 2011. During January 2011-August ... Reported wild poliovirus (WPV) and circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus (cVDPV) cases, by type and region - Chad, January ... In Chad, 132 WPV cases were reported in 2011 (129 WPV1 and three WPV3) (Table, Figure), compared with 26 WPV cases (11 WPV1 and ... World Health Organization Country Office, NDjamena, Chad. World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa, Brazzaville, ...
The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in Chad is identifying pregnant women in refugee camps who have had their genitalia cut, in order ... The African Union Chair Jean Ping has hailed the Governments of Chad and Sudans agreement to normalise the once soured ... More than half of Chads nine million people live near sites potentially contaminated with unexploded ordnance (UXO) or ...
  • Chad has ended a mission spanning several months fighting Boko Haram in neighbouring Nigeria and withdrawn its 1,200-strong force across their common border, an army spokesman told AFP on Saturday. (france24.com)
  • Boko Haram began the insurrection in Nigeria a decade ago, leading to at least 35,000 deaths with violence spilling over into Chad, Niger and Cameroon. (france24.com)
  • A Boko Haram faction aligned with Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) jihadists is highly active around Lake Chad where the group has training bases on the Niger border and regularly carries out raids on military bases and regional security forces. (france24.com)
  • Countries in the region have banded together to fight Boko Haram and ISWAP with support from civilian defence committees leading to Chad contributing 1,200 troops. (france24.com)
  • NIAMEY (Reuters) - A joint military operation between Chad and Niger has killed 123 Boko Haram militants since July and recovered a significant quantity of weapons, Niger's Defence Ministry said on Friday. (reuters.com)
  • Boko Haram is waging a guerrilla war to establish a breakaway Islamic caliphate around the Lake Chad region, where Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger and Chad meet. (reuters.com)
  • Senior army officers from Chad and Niger have denounced what they saw as a failure to cooperate by Nigeria, which launched its own separate offensive against Boko Haram. (reuters.com)
  • Its revenues sapped by a slump in oil prices, Chad has led African calls for the United Nations to set up a trust fund to fight Boko Haram. (reuters.com)
  • In January this year, UN Emergency Relief Coordinator Stephen O'Brien informed the Security Council: "The humanitarian crisis across northeast Nigeria and parts of Cameroon, Chad and Niger, triggered by the horrendous, violent and inhuman campaign of Boko Haram, is deepening. (org.in)
  • Both Chad and Niger have been helping Nigeria fight Boko Haram in recent months. (bbc.com)
  • Chad is to host a new regional force being set up to tackle Boko Haram. (bbc.com)
  • Map of MSF interventions in the Lake Chad region, July 2018. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • What follows is a reportage by Ottavia Spaggiari, published on the April 2018 issue of Vita, on her trip to Chad to visit the COOPI food security. (coopi.org)
  • CHICAGO , Jan. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health and life insurance products, and a Chubb company, recently named Chad Wells the company's new Vice President of Marketing. (yahoo.com)
  • Screengrab of Chad army in Nigeria on October 12 2019. (france24.com)
  • Since June 2017, in the Lake Chad Region, COOPI has been carrying out the "Integrated urgency programme aimed at improving food resilience and security. (coopi.org)
  • December, 5th 2017- In the Lake Chad Basin, an area in which a massive number of families has been displaced due to the ongoing humanitarian crisis, COOPI is. (coopi.org)
  • Since March 2017, COOPI has been running an integrated emergency plan to improve the food security of vulnerable people in the region of Lake Chad. (coopi.org)
  • N'DJAMENA, Chad 17 February 2012 - UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow participated today in the launching ceremony of the national polio campaign in Chad, a country that registered the second highest number of polio cases in the world. (unicef.org)
  • The BBC's Nathalie Magnien in N'Djamena says Chad has carried out airstrikes in Nigeria before, when it entered the conflict in January. (bbc.com)
  • only Nigeria and Cameroon have heeded the Lake Chad Commission's admonition to ratify the delimitation treaty, which also includes the Chad-Niger and Niger-Nigeria boundaries. (infoplease.com)
  • Lake Chad, from which the country gets its name, lies on the western border with Niger and Nigeria. (infoplease.com)
  • After several years of violence in northeast Nigeria , in 2014 the conflict between military forces and non-state armed groups in the region expanded into Cameroon , Chad, and Niger . (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • Across Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger, violence has uprooted more than 2.3 million people from their homes. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • Some 1.7 million people are internally displaced within Nigeria, while hundreds of thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) and refugees can be found in Cameroon, Niger, and Chad. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • In Cameroon, Chad and Niger, the ongoing presence of armed groups threatens the livelihoods of both the local populations and people displaced in the area. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • The series was filmed in Niger, however, and while tourists there have caught on, few have access to Chad s Gerewol. (responsibletravel.com)
  • It is bordered by Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon to the south-west, Nigeria to the southwest (at Lake Chad), and Niger to the west. (wikipedia.org)
  • On Tuesday, Chad and Niger forces captured the border town of Malam Fatori, one of Boko Haram's last footholds - just as Buhari's election victory was confirmed. (reuters.com)
  • The Lake Chad region means northeast Nigeria, the far north of Cameroon, western Chad and southeast Niger. (news24.com)
  • The Lake Chad Region, on the border between Niger, Nigeria and Cameroon, is the scene of one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world. (coopi.org)
  • The laboratory processing stool specimens from Chad is located in Yaoundé, Cameroon. (cdc.gov)
  • UNHAS serves over 100 UN agencies and NGOs through 12 destinations in Chad and 2 in Cameroon (Garua and Yaounde). (wfp.org)
  • A significant increase in the number of security incidents and attacks, as well as military operations against armed groups, has led to the further displacement of people across the four countries of the Lake Chad Basin. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • The presence of such different languages suggests that the Lake Chad Basin may have been an important point of dispersal in ancient times. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1964, when the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) was established for conservation and manage ment of the lake, and for sharing its resources among the riparian countries, the lake's waters stretched over 26,000 sq km, or 22 times the size of Delhi, and covered 8 per cent of Africa's land mass. (org.in)
  • U.S. Army Africa Lt. Col. Stephen Salerno congratulates a student upon completion of military legal education in N'Dajema, Chad, September 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • A landlocked country in north-central Africa, Chad is about 85% the size of Alaska. (infoplease.com)
  • Chad, on the other hand, may not be top of his travel list: 'The beautiful and violent ugliness inside a naked volcano, Chad, Africa. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The Republic of Chad is a landlocked country in central Africa . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Chad became part of the Federation of French Equatorial Africa in 1910 and a colony in 1920. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Charles Onyango-Obbo of the Monitor , Uganda's only independent newspaper, spoke with English to Africa reporter James Butty about why term limit extensions passed in both Chad and Uganda, but failed in Nigeria. (voanews.com)
  • Lake Chad , after which the country is named, is the largest wetland in Chad and the second-largest in Africa. (unhabitat.org)
  • The peoples of Chad carry significant ancestry from Eastern , Central , Western , and Northern Africa . (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, Chad is subject to spill-over effects from crisis in the neighboring countries, Sudan and the Central African Republic. (wfp.org)
  • High-level talks in Paris to resolve the crisis with Chad ended inconclusively this month, though World Bank officials still hope for a settlement that preserves the government's promise to use its oil money to build schools, clinics and roads rather than to support an army that has recently experienced a rash of defections among rebellious officers. (nytimes.com)
  • Ecological degradation in the Chad Basin has triggered Africa's latest humanitarian crisis. (org.in)
  • The humanitarian crisis has its roots in the shrinking of Lake Chad and the desertification of the surrounding area. (org.in)
  • Lake Chad Crisis: is it possible to protect and educate children? (coopi.org)
  • The UN has since revised its appeal and called for more funds for lifesaving humanitarian assistance in the region, also known as the Chad Basin. (org.in)
  • Chad is Africa's fifth largest nation, and home to more than 14 million people. (msf.org.au)
  • In Chad, modern Islamic secondary schools have included the Ecole Mohamed Illech, founded in 1918. (wikipedia.org)
  • Central and northern Chad is largely Islamic and consuming alcohol is frowned upon though it s often ok to drink in the desert villages. (responsibletravel.com)
  • On Tuesday, Chad banned people from wearing the full-face Islamic veil, saying militants used it as a "camouflage" to carry out Monday's attacks. (bbc.com)
  • Dozens of villages along the Chad-Sudan border now lie empty as residents, terrorised by repeated incursions from Sudanese militia, have fled their homes. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The Dajo, who live along the Chad-Sudan border region, provided accommodation to Sudanese refugees when the Darfur conflict began three years ago. (bbc.co.uk)
  • In eastern Chad, violence along the Sudanese border has forced more than 100,000 Chadians into camps. (voanews.com)
  • Phuong Tran visits a clinic 80 kilometers from the Sudanese border and has this report from Goroukoun, Chad. (voanews.com)
  • Chad is divided into multiple regions: a desert zone in the north, an arid Sahelian belt in the centre and a more fertile Sudanese savanna zone in the south. (unhabitat.org)
  • Poor already, the nation and people struggled to accommodate the hundreds of thousands of Sudanese refugees who live in and around camps in eastern Chad. (wikipedia.org)
  • WFP continues to provide food assistance (including general food distributions and targeted supplementary and therapeutic feeding programmes) to 255,000 Sudanese refugees who fled to Chad as a result of ongoing conflict in the Darfur region of Sudan. (wfp.org)
  • Buhari, himself a Muslim from the north, branded President Goodluck Jonathan's reliance on Chad to suppress the insurgency before the election as a national disgrace. (reuters.com)
  • Lagos - An international conference in Oslo on Friday aims to raise $1.5bn to help people affected by Boko Haram's Islamist insurgency in the Lake Chad region. (news24.com)
  • Since declaring its independence in 1960, Chad has suffered instability and violence, stemming mostly from tensions between the mainly Arab - Muslim north and the predominantly Christian and animist south. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Many insurance companies won t cover travellers heading into Chad, due to FCO warnings and instability in the surrounding countries. (responsibletravel.com)
  • Chad has in the past six years hosted around 255,000 refugees from Sudan 's Darfur region and close to 77,000 refugees from the Central African Republic and 188,000 Chadians have been displaced by fighting in the east of the country. (wfp.org)
  • Chad has very limited capacity to cope with the presence of refugees and relies heavily on external assistance to be able to improve its own food security, particularly in the Sahelian zone. (wfp.org)
  • About 77,000 Central African refugees in southern Chad who fled their homes following the conflict between CAR government forces and armed opposition are also receiving food assistance from WFP. (wfp.org)
  • Chad is a country struck by conflict and poverty, yet it has welcomed nearly 400,000 refugees from neighbouring countries, especially from the Central African Republic (CAR). (euractiv.com)
  • Despite the tense food situation, Chad has always welcomed refugees from neighbouring countries and it never created tensions. (euractiv.com)
  • The influx of refugees into Europe is put into perspective by Chad, a nation of 13 million that is playing host to 645,000 displaced persons. (euractiv.com)
  • Chad is a welcoming country for refugees. (euractiv.com)
  • In 1960, Chad became an independent country, with François Tombalbaye as its first president. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • In 1960, Chad obtained independence under the leadership of François Tombalbaye. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chad Kroeger, left, and Avril Lavigne attend the Songwriters Hall of Fame 44th annual induction and awards gala on Thursday, June 13, 2013 in New York. (newser.com)
  • Newser) - Avril Lavigne and Nickelback's Chad Kroeger will no longer be making sub-par music together. (newser.com)
  • Chad Kroeger of Nickelback revealed to Playboy magazine that when he was 14, he sucked his own dick because he really wanted a case of beer. (theblemish.com)
  • Chad Billingsley was cleared to resume throwing Monday after a second MRI exam of the pitcher's right elbow showed the same inflammation discovered a day earlier. (latimes.com)
  • Chad Billingsley aggravates. (latimes.com)
  • Chad Billingsley was placed on the 15-day disabled list with pain in his right elbow Sunday, the day he was scheduled to take the mound against the Baltimore Orioles and attempt to stop the Dodgers' six-game losing streak. (latimes.com)
  • Dodgers' Chad Billingsley sidelined by pain in throwing. (latimes.com)
  • Dodgers, Chad Billingsley and Damocles: Optimism hard to. (latimes.com)
  • When the Patriots gathered on the fields behind Gillette Stadium for Thursday's organized team activity session, Chad Ochocinco was not present. (boston.com)
  • Former NFL star Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson hasn't played in a game since 2011. (menshealth.com)
  • Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson may have played his last NFL game way back in 2011, but that doesn't mean the former wide receiver is done offering advice to current players. (menshealth.com)
  • This isn't the first time that Johnson-whose name was legally "Chad Ochocinco" between 2008 and 2012-has talked about this odd practice. (menshealth.com)
  • Dr. Chad Carlson, MD is a Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery Specialist in Bismarck, ND. (healthgrades.com)
  • This report updates previous reports ( 1 - 3 ) and describes polio eradication activities and progress in Chad during January 2011-August 2012, as of October 2, 2012. (cdc.gov)
  • Furthermore, with ongoing endemic WPV transmission in Nigeria ( 1 , 2 ), Chad remains at risk for new WPV importations. (cdc.gov)
  • Tuberculosis is endemic and a major public health problem in Chad. (iamat.org)
  • Malnutrition is endemic across much of Chad, with almost half of child deaths in the country associated with the condition. (msf.org.au)
  • Chad Costello (born July 22, 1986) is an American professional ice hockey player. (wikipedia.org)
  • UNFPA assistance began in Chad in 1986 with the rehabilitation of the National Centre for Maternal and Child Health/Family Well-Being. (unfpa.org)
  • Zouar (Arabic: زوار‎) is a town in the Tibesti Ouest department of the Tibesti region in northern Chad, located in an oasis in the Tibesti Mountains. (wikipedia.org)
  • The establishment of Protestant mission schools in southern Chad in the 1814 marked the beginning of Western education in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chad is a low-income, food-deficit country, ranked 170th out of 177 countries in the 2008 UNDP Human Development Index. (wfp.org)
  • What is happening in Chad, a Central African country twice the size of France, is an important test of the idea that international institutions like the World Bank can influence governments of poor countries to spend newly tapped riches on their people instead of using the money to further entrench themselves in power. (nytimes.com)
  • Chad, a landlocked Central African country, suffers from economic structures which remain vulnerable, but does nevertheless have a number of assets. (afd.fr)
  • Overcoming a pair of whistleblower reports by employees alleging misconduct and neglect, as well as skepticism over the legality of his current appointment, Chad Wolf faced little resistance at his Senate confirmation hearing Wednesday to become Homeland Security secretary. (rollcall.com)
  • The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in Chad is identifying pregnant women in refugee camps who have had their genitalia cut, in order to better prepare for potential complications, according to UNHCR and its medical partners. (pambazuka.org)
  • It is critical that humanitarian workers are able to reach the displaced populations in the areas near Goz Amir refugee camp in eastern Chad," said Van Hauwermeiren. (scoop.co.nz)
  • Islam (52%) and Christianity (44%) are the main religions practiced in Chad. (wikipedia.org)
  • The religions followed in Chad are Christianity, Islam and African religion. (mapsofworld.com)
  • Those troops have now pulled back across the border to be "deployed in the Lake Chad region to strengthen security along the border," a senior local official told AFP. (france24.com)
  • Around 17 million people live in areas affected by violence resulting from the conflict between non-state armed groups and military forces in the Lake Chad region. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • Since 2015, thousands of people in the Lake Chad region have been forced to flee their homes as a result of violent clashes between armed groups and Chadian military forces. (msf.org.au)
  • She also visited women and children in Eastern Chad displaced by violence in the neighbouring Darfur region and in parts of Chad. (unicef.org)
  • Lake Chad, which is believed to have once been an inland sea, is a vital source of water and fishing for those who live in and around its shores in the remote, semi-arid region. (news24.com)
  • The Lake Chad region has long been one of the most impoverished and under-developed places in the world, with poor human development indicators in areas such as education and healthcare. (news24.com)
  • Transmission of dracunculiasis (Guinea worm disease), a waterborne, parasitic disease targeted for eradication, was thought to have been interrupted in Chad since 2000, when the last case was reported. (cdc.gov)
  • Chad, which had no polio cases from 2000 to 2003, has also exported the polio virus to other neighbouring countries, such as the Central African Republic and experts fear that the great strides made in ending polio could be rolled back. (unicef.org)
  • As Sudan's feared Janjaweed militia step up their cross-border attacks into Chad, there is worrying new evidence that some Chadians have joined forces with the Janjaweed to attack their own countrymen. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The African Union Chair Jean Ping has hailed the Governments of Chad and Sudan's agreement to normalise the once soured relations between the two neighbours. (pambazuka.org)
  • Efforts to strengthen surveillance and enhance routine and campaign immunization performance will need to continue in Chad to ensure interruption of reestablished WPV transmission, limit circulation after any WPV importation, and interrupt transmission of cVDPV. (cdc.gov)
  • In Chad, the estimated national routine immunization coverage of infants with 3 doses of oral polio vaccine (OPV) in 2011 was 31% ( 4 ). (cdc.gov)
  • I can assure you that UNICEF and other partners, WHO, CDC, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Rotary International, are committed to support government efforts to eradicate polio and to ensure full immunization of children in Chad against other vaccine-preventable diseases," said Bruno Maes, UNICEF Chad Representative. (unicef.org)
  • The string of attacks is the latest incident marking the rapid decline of security in eastern Chad, due both to the deteriorating situation in Darfur and homegrown struggles for power. (scoop.co.nz)
  • Deepwater Horizon Incident Joint Investigation, Chad Murray Testimony Witnesses testified about the April 20, 2010 explosion and eventual sinking of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico. (c-span.org)
  • Chad has been ranked with Bangladesh at the world's two most corrupt countries by the corruption watchdog Transparency International. (nytimes.com)
  • President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said his administration would continue to keep the revival of the Lake Chad on the front burner and solicit more commitment from developed countries on it. (allafrica.com)
  • Many people here talk about an "Arab alliance", where Arab Janjaweed from Sudan are teaming up with certain groups in Chad to attack non-Arab communities. (bbc.co.uk)
  • In Chad the World Bank, NGOs-and local people-hope oil will promote development and easier lives. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • Last month saw 14 people killed with 13 more listed as missing after an attack on a fishing village in western Chad. (france24.com)
  • Chad had a vast, smart, supportive crew of informed people. (memorialhermann.org)
  • The people of Chad speak more than 100 different languages and divide themselves into many ethnic groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chad [a] (died 2 March 672) was a prominent 7th century Anglo-Saxon churchman, who became abbot of several monasteries , Bishop of the Northumbrians and subsequently Bishop of the Mercians and Lindsey People . (wikipedia.org)
  • Chad Vaught is a General Dentist practicing in BOUTTE, LA. (dentalplans.com)
  • Dr Chad Vaught , Dentist has not yet specified details about their education and training. (dentalplans.com)
  • Chad Population can be said to be multi ethnic as there exists quite a few religions. (mapsofworld.com)
  • Chad remains plagued by political violence and recurrent attempted coups d'état. (wikipedia.org)
  • Roots of Violence: A History of War in Chad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thousands of families are fleeing their homes due to mounting violence in eastern Chad, requiring immediate humanitarian assistance that may be compromised by deteriorating security, warned Oxfam International today. (scoop.co.nz)
  • The federation was dissolved in 1959, emerging into Gabon , the Central African Republic , Congo , and Chad. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Bede places Egbert, and therefore Chad, among an influx of English scholars who arrived in Ireland while Finan and Colmán were bishops at Lindisfarne. (wikipedia.org)
  • With an easing of Boko Haram's stranglehold over trade routes to Chad - a main motivation for Deby's intervention - the urgency for its military intervention has eased. (reuters.com)
  • The government of the African nation of Chad has expelled an Italian-born bishop who had served as a missionary there for 36 years. (catholicculture.org)
  • In 1980, Libya occupied all of northern Chad, but Habré defeated Libyan troops and drove them out in 1981. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Chad has several regions: a desert zone in the north, an arid Sahelian belt in the centre and a more fertile Sudanian Savanna zone in the south. (wikipedia.org)
  • Be the first to Donate to Chad and Andrew's Avengers. (crowdrise.com)
  • However, in 2010, 10 cases were confirmed by the Chad Ministry of Public Health (Ministère de la Santé Publique [MSP]) and the World Health Organization (WHO) during field investigations in which rumored cases were investigated and nearby villages were actively searched for additional cases. (cdc.gov)
  • The project was funded by UNDP Chad and implemented in conjunction with the Ministry of Housing, Urban development and Regional Planning. (unhabitat.org)
  • Limits of Anarchy: Intervention and State Formation in Chad. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Sahelian zone (central and eastern Chad) is particularly affected by chronic food deficits. (wfp.org)
  • they are drinking dirty water and have nothing to eat," said Roland Van Hauwermeiren, the leader of Oxfam's humanitarian operations in eastern Chad, after a visit Thursday to some of the burned villages and conversations with new arrivals to the overflowing convergence sites in the southeast town of Koukou. (scoop.co.nz)
  • It's a national humiliation for Nigeria to see Chad doing the job of the Nigerian military and Buhari cannot accept that," said Marc-Antoine Perouse de Montclos, fellow at London-based think-tank Chatham House. (reuters.com)
  • In the 1970s and 1980s, Chad made considerable progress in dealing with problems of facilities and personnel. (wikipedia.org)
  • The culture of Chad Population in the southern parts of Chad has got a strong influence of the European Culture as the French had ruled Chad for a considerable long period of time. (mapsofworld.com)
  • Dr. Chad Rosen is an Associate Professor at the Michigan College of Optometry (MCO). (ferris.edu)
  • Son objet est de promouvoir la prise de décisions fondées sur des bases factuelles dans le domaine de la santé, en recourant à une analyse approfondie et rigoureuse de la dynamique de la situation sanitaire et du système de santé du pays. (who.int)